If software is eating the world, automation is keeping it from falling to piece. Automation shouldn't stop with servers. Boxen helps your organization eliminate the routinely manual task of hand-configuring an artisanal development machine. It's a complex problem, and that means sometimes parts of the solution are complex too. In this talk, we explore actually using Boxen to automate your organization's IT needs in a way that doesn't step on your developers' toes.
Will is a developer and operations engineer. Will works on system operations at GitHub, where he spends most of his time slinging Puppet to manage GitHub's extensive production environment where he spends a great deal of time on automating, homogenizing, and improving GitHub's development environments. Prior to GitHub, he spent the previous 3 years using Ruby and Puppet to build and scale massive web services with Highgroove Studios and Rails Machine.
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